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Maine-Based Coast Guard Rescues Sea Turtles, Seizes 6 Tons ... - Military.com

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 13:27

Military.com

Maine-Based Coast Guard Rescues Sea Turtles, Seizes 6 Tons ...
Military.com
A crew aboard a Maine-based Coast Guard ship seized cocaine valued at over $200 million during an 80-day voyage.

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Replacing the plastic, honoring the turtles - The News Herald

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 11:07

The News Herald

Replacing the plastic, honoring the turtles
The News Herald
PORT ST. JOE — A campaign in Port St. Joe wants folks to just say no to the straw, but, if a straw is needed, chuck the plastic and go with the paper. That is the mission behind an effort spearheaded by resident Nancy Jones to see people stop using ...

Foundation Tags 35 Endangered Sea Turtles - CapeNews.net

Mon, 06/18/2018 - 06:39

Foundation Tags 35 Endangered Sea Turtles
CapeNews.net
Each turtle was tagged and biological samples were collected to assess the ecology and health of the turtles. Coonamessett Farm Foundation also deploys a submersible remotely operated vehicle to follow the turtles in their natural habitat and capture ...

Watch for sea turtles during nesting season peak - FOX 10 News Phoenix

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 21:11

FOX 10 News Phoenix

Watch for sea turtles during nesting season peak
FOX 10 News Phoenix
PALM BEACH, Fla. (FOX 13) - The 2018 sea turtle nesting season is coming to a peak in Palm Beach County. That means there will be lots of hatchlings. We're talking about numbers possibly in the tens of thousands, so the folks at marinelife.org want to ...

It's peak sea turtle nesting season. Here's what to look out for at the beaches - 13WMAZ.com

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 19:51

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It's peak sea turtle nesting season. Here's what to look out for at the beaches
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JUNO BEACH, Fla. -- It's peak sea turtle nesting season in Palm Beach County, which means more chances to see more nests and hatchlings on local beaches. In 2017, the Loggerhead Marinelife Center documented more than 19,000 nests on the 9.5-mile ...

It's peak sea turtle nesting season. Here's what to look out for at the beaches - WTSP.com

Sun, 06/17/2018 - 15:27

WTSP.com

It's peak sea turtle nesting season. Here's what to look out for at the beaches
WTSP.com
It's peak sea turtle nesting season in Palm Beach County, which means more chances to see more nests and hatchlings on local beaches. In 2017, the Loggerhead Marinelife Center documented more than 19,000 nests on the 9.5-mile stretch of West Palm ...

World Sea Turtles Day celebrated in Andhra Pradesh - The New Indian Express

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 23:31

World Sea Turtles Day celebrated in Andhra Pradesh
The New Indian Express
GUNTUR: Forum for Better Bapatla secretary P C Sai Babu has said that sea turtles perform many important tasks that contribute to the well-being of sea life and the environment. On the occasion of 'World Sea Turtles Day' celebrated under the aegis of ...

Feature: Greek volunteers help Caretta caretta injured sea turtles to gain new life - Xinhua

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 22:11

Xinhua

Feature: Greek volunteers help Caretta caretta injured sea turtles to gain new life
Xinhua
By Alexia Vlachou, Valentini Anagnostopoulou. ATHENS, June 16 (Xinhua) -- Olympia, a "Caretta caretta" sea turtle traced in Kyparissia bay, in the western part of Peloponnese peninsula in southern Greece, is one of the hundreds injured sea turtles that ...

Maine Coast Guard Seizes $200 Million Of Cocaine, Saves Sea Turtles - CBS Miami

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 11:30

CBS Miami

Maine Coast Guard Seizes $200 Million Of Cocaine, Saves Sea Turtles
CBS Miami
KITTERY, ME (CBS Local)- The Coast Guard announced that a crew based out of Maine has returned home after a very successful 80-day patrol in the Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean, which included the seizure of over $200 million worth of cocaine.
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GSTC patients swim into #SeaTurtleWeek - Brunswick News

Sat, 06/16/2018 - 04:03

GSTC patients swim into #SeaTurtleWeek
Brunswick News
“It has been a great, fun road for these turtles, a wonderful rehabilitation process over the last few months,” said Kira Stearns, an education associate at the center responsible for the sea turtle adoption program. “These three turtles have made ...

Sea walls under construction amid sea turtle nesting season - WJXT News4JAX

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 21:09

WJXT News4JAX

Sea walls under construction amid sea turtle nesting season
WJXT News4JAX
Sea walls are under construction in an effort to protect homes on Vilano and South Ponte Vedra beaches in St. Johns County. But the construction along some of Northeast Florida's most vulnerable beaches is coinciding with sea turtle nesting season, and ...

Sea turtle to be satellite tagged - The Anna Maria Island Sun Newspaper

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 19:04

The Anna Maria Island Sun Newspaper

Sea turtle to be satellite tagged
The Anna Maria Island Sun Newspaper
BRADENTON BEACH – Following in the flipper tracks of predecessors Amie and Eliza Ann, a female loggerhead sea turtle that will be named “Bortie” will be satellite tagged on Coquina Beach next Tuesday and set free to “race” in the Tour de Turtles ...

Maine-based crew seizes $200 million worth of cocaine, saves sea turtles - WAGM

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 17:50

WAGM

Maine-based crew seizes $200 million worth of cocaine, saves sea turtles
WAGM
KITTERY, Maine (WMTW) - A Maine-based Coast Guard crew has returned home to Kittery after seizing more than $200 million worth of cocaine and rescuing several sea turtles. The crew aboard Coast Guard Cutter Campbell returned to Kittery on Friday ...
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Maine Coast Guard Crew Seizes Cocaine, Rescues Sea Turtles - Maine Public

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:57

WAGM

Maine Coast Guard Crew Seizes Cocaine, Rescues Sea Turtles
Maine Public
A Maine Coast Guard crew seized 12,000 pounds of cocaine and rescued three sea turtles during a patrol through the Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean. The Portland Press Herald reports the cutter Campbell returned to Kittery on Friday after breaking up ...
Maine-based crew seizes $200 million worth of cocaine, saves sea turtlesWAGM
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Maine Coast Guard crew seizes cocaine, rescues sea turtles - Seattle Times

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:32

Press Herald

Maine Coast Guard crew seizes cocaine, rescues sea turtles
Seattle Times
KITTERY, Maine (AP) — A Maine Coast Guard crew seized 12,000 pounds of cocaine and rescued three sea turtles during a patrol through the Caribbean Sea and Pacific Ocean. The Portland Press Herald reports the cutter Campbell returned to Kittery on ...
Maine-based Coast Guard crew seizes 6 tons of cocaine, rescues 3 sea turtlesPress Herald
Maine Coast Guard Seizes $200 Million Of Cocaine, Saves Sea TurtlesCBS Boston
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WATCH: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Head to the Ocean for Nesting Season - Radio.com Music and Entertainment News (blog)

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:32

WATCH: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Head to the Ocean for Nesting Season
Radio.com Music and Entertainment News (blog)
Sea turtle nesting season has taken over the beaches of Florida, and the Loggerhead Marinelife Center has a front row seat. So far, the center has helped "138 leatherbacks, 3,674 loggerheads, and 12 greens" make it safely back into the ocean. The ...

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Hundreds gather for first Kemp's ridley sea turtle release of 2018 - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 16:22

Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Hundreds gather for first Kemp's ridley sea turtle release of 2018
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Found primarily in the Gulf of Mexico, the sea turtles were once abundant, but human activity saw their numbers decrease to the point of near extinction in the 1980s. However, their numbers have bounced back since the efforts of the Division of Sea ...
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Maine-based Coast Guard crew seizes 6 tons of cocaine, rescues 3 sea turtles - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Fri, 06/15/2018 - 12:47

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine-based Coast Guard crew seizes 6 tons of cocaine, rescues 3 sea turtles
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
A Maine-based Coast Guard cutter returned to Kittery Friday after seizing 12,000 pounds of cocaine and rescuing three sea turtles during an 80-day patrol in the Caribbean Sea and eastern Pacific Ocean. The crew of the cutter Campbell disrupted six ...
Coast Guard Cutter Campbell returns to Maine after seizing $209 million in cocaineWGME

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